How many smiles did you create last week for yourself and others? National Smile Week was one of many ways in August to focus on kindness and care for others. Now, it's time to look ahead at other ways and occasions you can make an effort to help those around you. The second half of August has other special days that focus on those that would appreciate your attention and love. For example, there is Senior Citizens Day on August 21st followed by Kiss and Make Up Day on August 25th and Just Because Day on August 27th. Each day presents an opportunity to do something positive. You can reach out with a call, text, or visit. It's also a nice opportunity to send or give a floral gift that can help you express how you feel without having to search for the perfect words. Our Tucson flower shop and website are here to help you celebrate these special days and make others feel good. One place to start to find the right gift for people on these special days is our summer collection of bright and cheerful floral designs. While summer is still here, enjoying these seasonal blooms is an excellent way to add cheer to others' lives. We also have a Just Because collection, which may be ideal for Just Because Day or any of these special occasion days in August. Like the summer collection, this collection has a diverse array of floral design styles, colors, flower types, sizes, and prices. Our bestseller collection is also similar in terms of variety and highlights some of the latest trends and favorites bought by our customers. You can also use our flower and gift website to search for other special floral gifts, including by flower type and color. If you are still struggling to find what you want or you like the idea of an exclusive floral design, you can also use our custom floral design services. You just need to make an appointment with our floral designers and then they can create something that's just for your recipient. All orders from our collections can be placed in-person or by phone at our Tucson flower shop. You c an also use our online order form to place your order for these special August occasion days. Order today and keep making a positive difference in the lives of those around you.
Friends are quite possibly the best thing you will have in your life. These people picked you and you them because you were drawn to each other for many different reasons. It's your friends that have your back and are there to support you, cheer you up, and celebrate your success. They are truly invaluable. Although you are most likely thankful for them every day, a good day to let them know it is July 30th, which is International Day of Friendship. This day is dedicated to celebrating friendships and encouraging all of us to be a better friend to more people. Your friends at Mayfield, Tucson's favorite flower and gift shop, have many ways that you can celebrate your friendships. Here are some flower ideas: A bouquet of gerbera daisies in bright colors or a combination arrangement with gerbera daisies and roses Any type of yellow flower as yellow is the symbol of friendship, including a dozen yellow roses, sunflowers, or lilies Multicolored roses in a vase A celebratory flower arrangement with tinsel accents A glass filled with favorite flowers like daisies, lilies, and carnations For the friend with a green thumb, you can also send a long-lasting, low-maintenance plant gift like these options: Succulent or cacti garden Blooming plant like a colorful azalea or kalanchoe Money tree for good luck and fortune A decorative fern for their home office A European dish or basket garden Other gift options for International Friendship Day include something from our gift collections and curated items from local Tucson small businesses like ours. You can opt for balloons or balloon bouquet, artisan gift item, greeting cards, or gift baskets and fruit baskets. One of our newest gift baskets is the Queen Bee Gift Basket. It contains numerous bee-themed delights products from Naked Bee as well as an organic cotton kitchen towel, hot pad, dish cloth and embroidered tea towel from Kay Dee Designs. There is also a ten-inch porcelain bee plate, bee-printed floaty cotton summer scarf and whimsical bee/botanical print bubble necklace, essential oils and shea/coconut butter enriched all vegetable soap/spa products from Greenwich Bay Trading Co. Finally, the gift basket also features honeybee friendly wildflower seeds and an orchid plant in ceramic pot with a bee motif. Order this and anything else on our friendship gift guide by phone, in-person, and through our website to make sure you celebrate all your friends here in Tucson or anywhere in the country.